answer noun definition in Exams and assessment topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

answer

 noun: Exams and assessment topic
something that you write or say in reply to a question in a test, an exam, an exercise, etc.; the correct reply to a question in a test, etc. Write your answers on the sheet provided. Do you know the answer (= the right one) to question 12? The answers are at the back of the book. The sender of the first correct answer to be drawn will receive £100.